With Government Reform Package, Democrats Eye an Era After Trump

WASHINGTON — House Democrats unveiled a far-reaching package of government reforms on Wednesday meant to protect federal watchdogs, bulk up congressional oversight powers and impose new penalties on presidential appointees who violate an ethics law by participating in political activities

Sunak weighs up new worker pay subsidy scheme

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is understood to be looking at options to replace the furlough scheme when it expires at the end of October. The possibilities include a salary top-up scheme similar to those already operated by governments in France and

Genmab shares drop on legal battle with J&J over cancer drug

FILE PHOTO: The company logo for Johnson & Johnson is displayed to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the company’s listing at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermidCOPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Shares in

Singapore core inflation stays negative but eases slightly in August

SINGAPORE – The slide in Singapore’s core consumer prices eased last month on smaller declines in the costs of services, retail and other goods, as well as electricity and gas. Core inflation, which excludes accommodation and private road transport costs,